€10 silver collector coin 100th anniversary of the Slovak National Theatre

(521075)
Code:521075
Face value:10 €
Material:Ag 900, Cu 100
Weight:18 [g]
Diameter:34 [mm]
 
Edge:SLOVENSKÉ NÁRODNÉ DIVADLO 1920 – 2020
Mintage:3,100 coins in brilliant uncirculated quality; proof quality: 8,200 coins
Author:Mgr. art. Peter Valach
Engraver:Dalibor Schmidt
 
Commemorative deeds:2000 pcs
The coin’s obverse design depicts the SNT’s Historical Building. At the bottom centre is the Slovak coat of arms, which bisects the year of issuance ‘2020’. The name of the issuing country is inscribed along the upper edge of the design. To the left of the issuance year is the mint mark of the Kremnica Mint (Mincovňa Kremnica), consisting of the letters ‘MK’ placed between two dies. To the right of the year are the stylised letters ‘PV’ referring to the designer.

The reverse features the Slovak National Theatre logo enclosed within a square frame. A pair of comedy and tragedy masks appear below the logo atthe bottom of the design. Above the logo are the coin’s denomination ‘10’ and currency ‘EURO’, one above the other. The year ‘1920’ is shown with the first two digits to the left of the logo and the last two digits to the right. The inscription appearing along almost the entire edge of the design, except at the very bottom, is ‘SLOVENSKÉ NÁRODNÉ DIVADLO’ (Slovak National Theatre) and ‘100. VÝ- ROČIE ZALOŽENIA (100th anniversary of establishment), with the two parts separated by a point.